Scientist - Bioinformatics

Location
Tarrytown, New York
Posted
Mar 20, 2018
Ref
12623BR
Required Education
Doctorate/PHD/MD
Position Type
Full time
Position Summary

Known for its scientific and operational excellence, Regeneron is a leading science-based biopharmaceutical company that discovers, invents, develops, manufactures, and commercializes medicines for the treatment of serious medical conditions. Regeneron commercializes medicines for eye diseases, high LDL-cholesterol, atopic dermatitis and a rare inflammatory condition and has product candidates in development in other areas of high unmet medical need, including rheumatoid arthritis, asthma, pain, cancer and infectious diseases.

Summary
The Molecular Profiling group is seeking a talented data scientist with experience in computational biology and large-scale genomic data analysis. The scientist will collaborate with colleagues across the research and clinical development teams and expected to play a key scientific role in leveraging innovative analytics to empower data-driven decisions in advancing our pipeline.

Responsibilities
• Work with Immunology & Inflammation therapeutic area leadership to develop analytics strategy to address the gap in understanding new biology.
• Characterize molecular mechanisms and identify novel therapeutic targets and pathways from mouse model and human clinical samples.
• Manage and integrate knowledge from prior experiments & biological databases through existing or novel algorithms.
• Make scientific contributions in genomic technology and quantitative sciences at the theoretical and empirical level.

  • PhD in bioinformatics, data science, or related field, and track record of peer-reviewed publications in top-tier journals.
  • 1-3 years experience
  • Experience in analyze, interpret, visualize genomic data (e.g. bulk/single-cell RNA-seq) and biological networks.
  • Expertise in genomic data quality assessment and algorithm development.
  • Proven problem-solving skills and collaborative nature in fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Knowledge of immunology is highly preferred

This is an opportunity to join our select team that is already leading the way in the Pharmaceutical/Biotech industry. Apply today and learn more about Regeneron's unwavering commitment to combining good science & good business.

To all agencies: Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of Regeneron about this opening. All resumes submitted by search firms/employment agencies to any employee at Regeneron via-email, the internet or in any form and/or method will be deemed the sole property of Regeneron, unless such search firms/employment agencies were engaged by Regeneron for this position and a valid agreement with Regeneron is in place. In the event a candidate who was submitted outside of the Regeneron agency engagement process is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Requisition Number: 12623BR